5 things you need to know about PCOS
What is PCOS?
PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome) is a hormonal problem where hormones like estrogens and progesterone in women goes out of balance. This hormonal imbalance leads to problems like infertility, menstrual cycles, weight gain and growth of ovarian cysts. Many women in the world are being affected by PCOS now days and influence them physically and mentally. Few women with PCOS also face enlarged ovaries that contain follicles. PCOS is commonly seen in women of reproductive age. PCOS affects cardiac functioning and appearance of women. Appearance changes embrace growth of facial hair and acne. Causes of PCOS are not known but few factors may lead to PCOS in many women. Other factors include genetics, hormonal imbalance, heavy weight, lifestyle, excess insulin, low estrogens and progesterone levels and high testosterone.
Symptoms of PCOS may differ from person to person, some common symptoms of PCOS include
- Weight gain and obesity
- Hirsutism (unwanted hair growth)
- Hair loss on scalp
- Hormonal imbalance
- Menstrual problems like irregular periods
- Mood swings
- Pelvic pain
- Sleeping disorders
- Enlarged ovaries
Though there is no cure for PCOS, it can be controlled with physical exercise and by controlling weight. Maintaining healthy weight and leading healthy lifestyle can control hormonal imbalance. By controlling hormonal imbalance women can avoid PCOS as it is the major cause of PCOS. Early diagnosis of PCOS and treatment helps to prevent adverse effects of PCOS like infertility and cardiovascular diseases.
Major complication of PCOS
PCOS is a major health concern in many women, if PCOS left untreated and uncontrolled it develops many health complications like
- Type 2 diabetes
- Abnormal cholesterol levels
- Cardiovascular diseases
- Sleep apnea
- Endometrial cancer
- Breast cancer
- Abnormal uterine discharge
- Gestational diabetes
- Miscarriage or premature delivery
- Liver inflammation
Earlier diagnosis of PCOS decreases the risk of complications in many women.
Homeopathy treatment for PCOS is the leading alternative treatment for PCOS. PCOS treatment in homeopathy is the safe process and has no side effects. Homeopathy treatment for PCOS cures PCOS and its health complications in the long run. Homeopathy treatment for PCOS targets on treating the root cause of the problem. PCOS treatment in homeopathy uses remedies made of natural sources and hence they are effective in treating hormonal imbalance and can be used for all age groups. Homeopathy treatment for PCOS treats other complaints of PCOS like hirsutism, sleeping disorders, obesity and infertility. PCOS treatment in homeopathy considers physical and psychological factors during treatment for positive results.
Homeocare international is a leading homeopathy clinic that aims to see a healthy world has decades of experience in curing various diseases. Homeopath expertise at Homeocare international has experience of treating many women with PCOS and controlling it and its causes. Homeocare international utilises constitutional homeopathy and genetic constitutional method to treat PCOS.